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Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances Chemical Action Plan

 
Publication number Date Published Date Revised
21-04-048November 2021September 2022
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Author(s) Washington State Department of Ecology; Washington State Department of Health
Description Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are a family of thousands of synthetic organic chemicals. PFAS can withstand high temperatures and survive highly corrosive environments. They are used to manufacture coatings, surface treatments, and specialty chemicals in cookware, carpets, food packaging, clothing, cosmetics, and other common consumer products. The Final PFAS Chemical Action Plan identifies, characterizes, and evaluates uses and releases of PFAS, and recommends actions to protect human health and the environment.
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Keywords perfluorinated compounds, perfluorinated substances, PFAS, consumer products, PFAAs, PFOA, wastewater operators, perfluoroalkyl substances, perfluoroalkyl, safer alternatives, chemicals of concern, environmental impacts, response to comments, toxics reduction, wastewater treatment plant, toxic chemicals, wastewater, wastewater treatment, toxic cleanup site, PBTs, chemical action plan, environmental contaminants, Safe Drinking Water, PFOS, per-and poly-fluoroalkyl substances, Safer Products
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